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E-Bikes Equipment

The Tesla Cybertruck

Swap out that Cyberquad in the back for a couple of e-bikes and we might have a deal. Say, the mid-level dual-motor AWD for $50K. Available in 2021, assuming Elon Musk avoids the fate of the last high-profile automobile designer who built a futuristic stainless steel car.

Tesla Cybertruck and CyberQuad
Source: Tesla
Source: Tesla
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Keeping a Toyota Tacoma Running

After selling an 80s-era Toyota pickup, it makes sense to replace it with an early 2000s Toyota Tacoma. Jalopnik on Here’s What It Cost To Make A Cheap Toyota Tacoma As Reliable As Everyone Thinks It Is.

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Step by Step Fixing (and Flipping) a 1988 Toyota Pickup

 

1988 Toyota Pickup
1988 Toyota Pickup. Source: Jalopnik

Starting to look like old Toyota Pickups are the next Ford Bronco. Peter Monshizadeh on Jalopnik:

Here’s Exactly What It Cost To Buy And Repair An Old Toyota Pickup Truck

Check out that 4×4, indeed.

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Equipment

MINI Makes a Pickup Truck

The Mini Paceman Adventure Truck Concept
The MINI Paceman Adventure Truck Concept

Mini Paceman Adventure Going Away
MINI Paceman Adventure Going Away

Sporting what may the the smallest ever truck bed, a snorkel, and almost no ground clearance, the one-off MINI Paceman Adventure concept keeps the fun, throws out the rest of the function along with the back seats.

Or does it? After all MINIs have been winning the Dakar Rally the past few years, so they should know something about driving offroad. Regardless, the Adventure is a concept car that will not be going into production, so if you want one, you’ll have to chop the back off a Paceman yourself.

MINIs at the Dakar Rally
MINIs at the Dakar Rally

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Rare 80s Dodge Dakota convertible pickup truck spotted in the wild

Dodge Dakota truck Northfield MNIn 1989, Dodge introduced the first factory available convertible pickup truck in like, half a century. Fewer than 3,000 were sold over three years, most in the first year available.  V6 power under the hood, four on the floor, and nothing but blue skies above.